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John Froese Klassen

June 28, 1927 - May 31, 2017



We are deeply saddened to announce the unexpected passing of John, formerly of Winnipeg, Manitoba, who passed peacefully into the presence of the Lord with his family by his side.  He is survived by Ruth, his wife of 66 years, daughters Sandra Klassen and Jo-Anne Rempel (Ken) and son Robert Klassen (Carol), as well as 7 grandchildren and 11 great grand children.  A viewing will occur Friday, June 9, 2017 from 7-8 pm and a Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, June 10 at 2 pm at Surrey Alliance Church, 13474 – 96 Ave, Surrey.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Union Gospel Mission.



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From: Wiebe and Jeske Funeral Home

Wiebe and Jeske Funeral Home Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Ernie & Violet Nesdoly
Relation: Friends.

Ruth, Jo-Anne & Ken, Sandra, & family,
We are sorry to learn of John’s recent passing. We remember his very friendly and encouraging disposition. May you experience God’s comforting presence and blessings at this time.
Ernie & Violet Nesdoly

From: Jim & Susan Miller
Relation: friends

May the Lord provide an extra measure of peace and comfort to the Klassen family at a difficult time of loss.

From: Jim & Susan Miller
Relation: friends

May the Lord provide the Klassen family with an extra measure of peace and comfort during the difficult time to loss.

From: George Muller
Relation: BC Farm Museum Director and volunteer with John

The Board of Directors and the Members of the BC Farm Museum extend their deepest sympathy to John’s wife Ruth and their family. John is fondly remembered for his involvement with the Farm Museum and his sense of humour will be missed!

Service Schedule

  Memorial Service

Date & Time:
June 10, 2017
Beginning at 2:00pm

Surrey Alliance Church
13474 - 96 Avenue
Surrey, BC Canada

13474 - 96 Avenue
Surrey, BC Canada

Memorial Gifts

The family has not designated a preferred charity at this time.

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